Tension evident among Obama's economic advisers

06/8/2009 | NYTimes.com

As President Barack Obama's team of economic advisers tackles the worst financial crisis since the Depression, tensions are rising, administrative officials and other sources said. Lawrence Summers, chief economic adviser to the White House, is reportedly the source of much of the tension. And while he was expected to succeed Ben Bernanke as Federal Reserve chairman when Bernanke's term ends next year, changing circumstances might derail that plan.

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